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Jonathan Burrall in New York, NY wrote to John Kean, addressed to Philadelphia, PA. Mr. Burrall argued that the discounts must not be increased and that requests for discounts on stock deposits ought to be rejected. They had already sent $50,000 out. He reported that the Bank of the United States New York Branch had $210,000 on hand and a demand of $90,000 from the Bank of New York. The Bank of New York, Burrall estimated, had no more than $200,000 on hand after giving the Bank of the US $90,000. He further discussed issues of trade and debt. People included: Mr. [Philip] Livingston. Places included: Amsterdam.
Jonathan Burrall (1753-1834)
John Kean (1756-1795)
October 20, 1792
New York, New York
Bay 1, Column 1, LHC Series 2
Burrall, Jonathan. Jonathan Burrall to John Kean, October 20, 1792. Manuscript. From Special Collections Research Library and Archive, Kean University, Liberty Hall Collection 1790s. https://digitalcommons.kean.edu/lhc_1790s/184
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